Proyectos Internacionales - IIS Aragón 📋🔬
Marzo 2023
La oficina de proyectos internacionales del IIS Aragón ha creado este boletín mensual mediante el cual se va a informar de las convocatorias de proyectos que se encuentran abiertas, los eventos y las jornadas que puedan resultar interesantes al respecto para el personal investigador y de gestión. 

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ISIDORe: Preparedness programme calls for proposals

The ISIDORe project proposes to fund Research & Development into preparedness and responsiveness, by giving scientific communities, free-of-charge transnational access (TNA) to the whole extent of our state-of-the-art facilities, cutting-edge services, advanced equipment and technologies, made available through our catalogue of services.

Calls available:
- SARS-CoV-2 & COVID‑19: Open as long as funding remains available.
Risk Group 4 Pathogens: 07 February 2023, 23.59 CET (for access to BSL-4 capacities)
Respiratory Pathogens: Open as long as funding remains available.
Vector-Borne Pathogens and their Vectors: Open as long as funding remains available.
Other Pathogens with epidemic potential: Open as long as funding remains available.

For more information:
•    List of ISIDORe Priority Preparedness pathogens
•    Research scope
•    Limitations
•    Preparedness calls for proposals


Research call on “Large scale analysis of omics data for drug-target finding in neurodegenerative diseases
This transnational call invites proposals for ambitious, innovative, multi-disciplinary and multi-national collaborative research projects that seek to improve the understanding of the complex and multifactorial pathogenesis of neurodegenerative diseases by applying multi-OMICs and Big data approaches to generate useful information for the diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and drug discovery of neurodegenerative diseases.

Call text
Call procedures 




Full proposal

Call for proposals for Mechanisms of Resilience and Vulnerability to Environmental Challenges in Mental Health.
The aim of the call is to facilitate multinational, collaborative research projects that will address critical translational questions to improve our knowledge concerning neurobiological mechanisms involved in resilience or vulnerability to environmental challenges in mental health.

For more information, click here.




JPIAMR 16TH CALL AMR Diagnostics and Surveillance 2023

Proposals should aim to address unmet needs in the AMR diagnostics and surveillance sectors beyond the current state of the art, by focusing on one of the topics of the call:
•    Topic 1: To develop novel, or improve existing, diagnostics, including point of care diagnostics, that can rule out antimicrobial use or help identify the most effective antimicrobial treatment.
•    Topic 2: To develop or improve existing strategies, technologies or methods, or data use strategies to support One Health AMR surveillance.

For more information click here.


Horizon Europe – MSCA Staff Exchanges 2022 (HORIZON-MSCA-2022-SE-01-01

MSCA Staff Exchanges promote innovative international, inter-sectoral and interdisciplinary collaboration in research and innovation through exchanging staff and sharing knowledge and ideas at all stages of the innovation chain. The scheme fosters a shared culture of research and innovation that welcomes and rewards creativity and entrepreneurship and helps turn ideas into innovative products, services or processes. It is open to research, technical, administrative, and managerial staff supporting R&I activities.

For more information, click here.


Horizon Europe – Research infrastructure services to support health research, accelerate the green and digital transformation, and advance frontier knowledge (2023)

HORIZON-INFRA-2023-SERV-01-01: Research infrastructure services to enable R&I addressing main challenges and EU priorities.

For RI services for improving clinical research in the paediatric area
•    advancement of paediatric medicines and other therapeutic and diagnostic approaches for this population group to markets and towards clinical use;
•    accelerated availability of solutions and products to paediatric patients in need;
•    wider access to rationally designed RI services across Europe to underpin the competitiveness of the European industry and of biotech SMEs developing paediatric medicines and treatment and diagnostic devices;
•    joining forces of research infrastructures and paediatric competence networks in EU Member States and Associated Countries, to facilitate paediatric research in the context of pertinent EU regulatory environment;
•    availability of innovative tools to conduct paediatric clinical trials, for the re-use of population and historical data, and for enhanced data sharing across actors at different care levels and across regions in Europe.


ERA4Health JTC1 HealthEquity

ERA4Health Call for transnational research proposals “Increasing health equity through promoting healthy diets and physical activity (HealthEquity)

The aim of this call is to develop novel strategies and targeted approaches to identify, understand, and modify determinants and mechanisms of diet-related behaviour and physical activity as well as sedentary behaviour, which have the potential to break through the cycles maintaining unhealthy behaviours and lifestyles and to reduce health inequalities.

Deadline of full-proposal: 14/03/2023.

See the call text and proposal application form here


Horizon Europe – Innovative Health Initiative call 3 (HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-03-single-stage

•    HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-03-01: Screening platform and biomarkers for prediction and prevention of diseases of unmet public health need
•    HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-03-02: Patient-generated evidence to improve outcomes, support decision making, and accelerate innovation
•    HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-03-03: Combining hospital interventional approaches to improve patient outcomes and increase hospital efficiency
•    HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-03-04: Strengthening the European translational research ecosystem for advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) for rare diseases
•    HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-03-05: Digital health technologies for the prevention and personalised management of mental disorders and their long-term health consequences.

Los consorcios solicitantes deben asegurarse de que al menos un 45% del presupuesto total está cubierto por las contribuciones de los participantes en el proyecto.

EU4HEALTH Work Programme 2022

•    EU4H-2022-PJ-16: Call for proposals to support Member States and other relevant actors to implement relevant results of innovative public health research in relation to vaccination against COVID-19.

Proyectos SUDOE 2021-2027 – Primera convocatoria 

El texto de la primera convocatoria de proyectos del Programa Interreg Sudoe 2021-2027 está disponible. 
En este sentido, los potenciales beneficiarios interesados en presentar su candidatura de proyecto deben saber que la primera convocatoria estará oficialmente abierta del 1 al 31 de marzo para presentar todas sus propuestas de proyectos a través de eSudoe.
La convocatoria está abierta en 3 prioridades, con un total de 7 objetivos específicos.
El texto oficial de la convocatoria de proyectos, el kit de candidatura y la Guía Sudoe están disponibles en español, francés y portugués a continuación.

Texto oficial primera convocatoria
Guía Sudoe
Kit de candidatura

Horizon Europe – Mission on Cancer

•    HORIZON-MISS-2023-CANCER-01-01: Addressing poorly-understood tumour-host interactions to enhance immune system-centred treatment and care interventions in childhood, adolescent, adult and elderly cancer patients.
•    HORIZON-MISS-2023-CANCER-01-02: Enhance primary cancer prevention through sustainable behavioural change.
•    HORIZON-MISS-2023-CANCER-01-03: Pragmatic clinical trials on minimally invasive diagnostics
•    HORIZON-MISS-2023-CANCER-01-04: Establish best practices and tools to improve the quality of life for childhood cancer patients, survivors and their families in European regions.


Horizon Europe – Cluster 6 FARM2FORK

•    HORIZON-CL6-2023-FARM2FORK-01-10: Eradicate micronutrient deficiencies in the EU.


Horizon Europe – Clúster Salud

Staying Healthy (Single stage -2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-STAYHLTH-01)
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-STAYHLTH-01-01: The Silver Deal – Person-centred health and care in Europe regions.

Environment and health (Single stage -2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-ENVHLTH-02)

•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-ENVHLTH-02-01: Planetary health: understanding the links between environmental degradation and health impacts.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-ENVHLTH-02-02: Evidence-based interventions for promotion of mental and physical health in changing working environments (post-pandemic workplaces)
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-ENVHLTH-02-03: Health impacts of endocrine-disrupting chemicals: bridging science-policy gaps by addressing persistent scientific uncertainties.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-ENVHLTH-02-04: Global coordination of exposome research.

Tackling diseases (Single stage – 2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023 DISEASE-03)

•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-01: Novel approaches for palliative and end-of-life care for non-cancer patients.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-03: Interventions in city environments to reduce risk of non-communicable disease (Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases – GACD)
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-04: Pandemic preparedness and response: Broad spectrum anti-viral therapeutics for infectious diseases with epidemic potential.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-05: Pandemic preparedness and response: Sustaining established coordination mechanisms for European adaptive platforms trials and/or for cohort networks.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-06: Towards structuring brain health research in Europe.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-07: Relationship between infections and non-communicable diseases.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-17: Pandemic preparedness and response: Understanding vaccine induced-immunity.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-03-18: Pandemic preparedness and response: Immunogenecity of viral proteins of viruses with epidemic and pandemic potential.

Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality health care (Single stage -2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-CARE-04)

•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-CARE-04-01: Maintaining access to regular health and care services in case of cross-border emergencies.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-CARE-04-02: Resilience and mental wellbeing of the health and care workforce.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-CARE-04-03: Environmentally sustainable and climate neutral health and care systems.

Tools and technologies for a healthy society (Single stage – 2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05)

•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05-01: Clinical trials of combined Advance Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs)
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05-03: Integrated, multi-scale computational models of patient patho-physiology (‘virtual twins’) for personalised disease management.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05-04: Better integration and use of health-related real-world and research data, including genomics, for improved clinical outcomes.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05-05: Harnessing the potential of real-time data analysis and secure Point-of-Care computing for the benefit of person-centred health and care delivery.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05-08: Pandemic preparedness and response: in vitro diagnostic devices to tackle cross-border health threats.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-TOOL-05-09: Developing a Data Quality and Utility Label for the European Health Data Space.

A competitive health-related industry (Single stage – 2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06)

•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-01: Supporting the uptake of innovative Health Technology Assessment (HTA) methodology and advancing HTA expertise across EU.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-02: Expanding the European Electronic Health Record exchange Format to improve interoperability within the European Health Data Space.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-04: Modelling and simulation to address regulatory needs in the development of orphan and paediatric medicines.
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-05: Mapping the hurdles for the clinical applications of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs).
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-07: Development and harmonisation of methodologies for assessing digital health technologies in Europe.


Horizon Europe – Innovative Health Initiative call 4 (HORIZON-JU-IHI-2022-04-two stages)

•    Topic 1: Expanding translational knowledge in minipigs: a path to reduce and replace non-human primates in non-clinical safety assessment
•    Topic 2: Patient-centric blood sample collection to enable decentralised clinical trials and improve access to healthcare



Proyectos multinacionales de Investigación sobre Aspectos Éticos, Legales y Sociales (ELSA) de la Neurociencia.

Las propuestas de investigación podrán abordar, entre otros, los siguientes temas:

* Consecuencias del desarrollo de los métodos neurocientíficos de diagnóstico.
* Diagnóstico en ausencia de opciones de tratamiento; interacciones entre pacientes socioculturalmente diversos y el personal sanitario; acceso (equitativo) a métodos novedosos y caros; uso no intencionado y/o uso indebido).
* Aspectos de investigación clínica con pacientes que padecen enfermedades neurológicas o psiquiátricas.
* Tecnologías inteligentes y estrecha interacción entre el ser humano y la máquina.
* Biobancos de tejidos neuronales.
* Utilización de datos cerebrales; intervenciones cerebrales en contextos jurídicos.
* Impacto de la neurociencia moderna en las cuestiones, conceptos y teorías filosóficas tradicionales sobre aspectos fundamentales de la naturaleza humana.
* Cambios sociales y culturales inducidos por el conocimiento neurocientífico y su aplicación.
* Investigación e innovación responsables en neurotecnología y neurociencia.

Más información aquí.


POCTEFA 2021-2027 Primera convocatoria

Ya hay fecha para la primera convocatoria de proyectos POCTEFA 2021-2027: el plazo de presentación de candidaturas estará abierto desde el jueves 9 de marzo hasta el martes 9 de mayo de 2023, a las 14h. El FEDER disponible para esta convocatoria es de 95,4M€.

La convocatoria se abrirá un día después del seminario de lanzamiento del Programa POCTEFA 2021-2027 que se celebrará el 8 de marzo en Vitoria-Gasteiz. En este evento se presentarán todas las novedades del programa.

Puedes acceder a la convocatoría aquí.



•    ERC-2023-ADG: ERC Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal. 


Horizon Europe – Partnerships in Health (2023) (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-07)

•    HORIZON-HLTH-2023-DISEASE-07-01: European Partnership on Rare Diseases. Programme Cofund Actions.


First stage


Second stage

Horizon Europe – Clúster Salud

Staying Healthy (Two stage -2024) (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-STAYHLTH-01-two-stage)
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-STAYHLTH-01-02-two-stage): Towards a holistic support to children and adolescents’health and care provisions in an increasingly digital society.
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-STAYHLTH-01-05-two-stage): Personalised prevention of non-communicable diseases – addressing areas of unmet needs using multiple data sources.

Environment and health (Two stage -20234) (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-ENVHLTH-02-two-stage)
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-ENVHLTH-02-06-two-stage): The role of environmental pollution in non-communicable diseases: air, noise and light and hazardous waste pollution.

Tackling diseases (Two stage – 2024) (HORIZON-HLTH-2024 DISEASE-03-two-stage)
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024 DISEASE-03-08-two-stage): Comparative effectiveness research for healthcare interventions in areas of high public health need.
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024 DISEASE-03-11-two-stage): Pandemic preparedness and response: Adaptive platforms trials for pandemic preparedness.
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024 DISEASE-03-13-two-stage): Validation of fluid derived biomarkers for the prediction and prevention of brain disorders
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024 DISEASE-03-14-two-stage): Tackling high-burden for patients, under researched medical conditions.

Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality health care (Two stage -2024) (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-CARE-04-two-stage)
•    HORIZON-HLTH-2024-CARE-04-04: Access to health and care services for people in vulnerable situations.

Tools and technologies for a healthy society (Two stage – 2024) (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-TOOL-05-two-stage)
•    (HORIZON-HLTH-2024-TOOL-05-06-two-stage): Innovative non-animal human-based tools and strategies for biomedical research.


Horizon Europe – Missions

•    HORIZON-MISS-2023-CLIMA-01-03: Testing and demonstrating transformative solutions to build resilience towards health risks caused by the effects of climate change.


Evento de lanzamiento de POCTEFA 2021-2027 en Vitoria
08 de Marzo de 2023 | Programa | Inscripción
El evento de lanzamiento del POCTEFA 2021-2027 tendrá lugar el 8 de marzo en Vitoria-Gasteiz (Palacio de Congresos Europa). Se tratará de un evento de un día (mañana y tarde) en el que se darán a conocer las novedades del POCTEFA 2021-2027. Se explicarán los objetivos, territorio, dotación FEDER, el nuevo SIGEFA y prioridades, entre otros temas relacionados con este nuevo periodo.

El programa POCTEFA ofrece posibilidades de financiación para proyectos transfronterizos liderados por actores del sector público y privado de la zona de cooperación. Las entidades beneficiarias pueden ser organismos públicos, empresas, agencias de desarrollo, agrupaciones, asociaciones, fundaciones, cámaras de comercio o centros de enseñanza, entre otros tipos de entidades o agrupaciones.

También se presentará la 1ª convocatoria de proyectos del POCTEFA 2021-2027 que se abrirá previsiblemente en fechas cercanas al evento. Se abordarán temas como fechas, características, el formulario de candidatura, etc.

El texto del Programa POCTEFA 2021-2027 fue aprobado por la Comisión Europea el 23 de noviembre de 2022 y está disponible aquí.

La dotación de la Unión Europea a través del Fondo Europeo de Desarrollo Regional (FEDER) concedida al POCTEFA 2021-2027 es de 243 millones de euros. El programa se organiza en siete prioridades; cuatro objetivos políticos y un objetivo INTERREG; y quince objetivos específicos.


Jornada informative en Aragón sobre oportunidades de financiación europea en el Clúster 1 Salud de Horizonte Europa
09 de Marzo de 2023 | Inscripción
El Instituto Aragonés de Ciencias de la Salud, junto con la Dirección General de Investigación e Innovación del Gobierno de Aragón, Araid y el IIS Aragón, organizan el próximo jueves 9 de marzo la Jornada informativa en Aragón sobre oportunidades de financiación europea en el Clúster 1 Salud de Horizonte Europa.

Durante el encuentro, se hablará sobre Horizonte Europa y las oportunidades para la financiación de la i+D+i en salud, la convocatoria 2023 y 2024 -Clúster Salud-, los Partenariados Horizonte Europa en Salud y los aspectos clave para el diseño de propuestas competitivas de éxito.

Para finalizar, se desarrollarán reuniones bilaterales con los ponentes (previa solicitud) y networking entre los participantes.
La jornada tendrá lugar en el CIBA, de 10h a 14h15, y podrá seguirse también en streaming. 


ODIN 1st Open Innovation workshop
14 de Marzo de 2023 | Inscripción
ODIN Open Innovation Community is an initiative from the project to growth the ODIN ecosystem that can bring a lot of benefits.
They are a community of partners from the healthcare and ICT domains (AI, robotics, IoT) interested in sharing experiences, learning, challenges, services and solutions, good practices and use cases, positioning Europe at the forefront of Hospital 4.0 revolution based on highly digitized and robotized health installations.
To participate, you can register in the Open Innovation Community and access the information in the section of website.

Informative webinar

• Join them in the upcoming Kick off meeting to know more about them and discuss and exchange experience
• 11 a.m. to 13:00 (CET) ODIN Open Innovation Community: First workshop


Europe, let’s cooperate!
15 de Marzo de 2023 | Programa | Inscripción
Interregional cooperation forum – 15 March 2023 – Stockholm, Sweden

The 9th edition of Europe, let's cooperate! interregional cooperation forum takes place on 15 March 2023 in Stockholm (Sweden)

The day focuses on launching the second call for project proposals in 2021-2027 and helping you get ready for new interregional cooperation projects.

What to expect: 
•    Inspiration and ideas for new projects
•    Information about the second call
•    Networking opportunities to find cooperation partners
•    Individual meetings with the joint secretariat to discuss your call-related questions 

Register now to be part of the event and meet policymakers, experts and people involved in regional development from all across Europe.


EATRIS-Plus Summer School 2023 – Multimodal Biomarkers & Diagnostics
17 - 20 de Abril de 2023 | Inscripción
The next EATRIS-Plus Summer School in Personalised Medicine will take place in person between 17-20 April 2023. It will be hosted in Lisbon by the EATRIS Portugal delegation. The overarching theme of the Summer School this year will be multimodal biomarkers and diagnostics.

 If you are interested you have to apply no later than 10-March.


Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Aragón (IIS Aragón)
Centro de Investigación Biomédica de Aragón (CIBA)
Avda. San Juan Bosco, nº 13. 50009 - Zaragoza
Tfno. +34 976 71 64 17 | +34 976 71 44 02

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